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it to grand central, two stops away and penn station. so it's right in the heart of the city. and then you have with the high line, we all know the impact of that. and the expansion of the hudson boulevard that's being built. all these things coming toget r together, and this is where people want to be today in chelsea. i mean, you know when we go out and night and all the new restaurants and activity going, it's all in that area. so i think this will really become the new heart. it'll be kind of a shift. and it's exciting because people said it wouldn't happen. and the vision of the bloomberg administration was -- they were right on target. >> so city government was on your side here. i think of all the things that stand in the way of projects like this, whether it's regulatory issues or zoning issues or labor problems, or credit not being available or the fiscal cliff, any -- i mean it's -- and it's happening. so none of those things stood in your way? they make it more difficult? >> i mean, look -- doing a job this size in these times certainly -- >> took a while. >> right. >> how long
that because i paid that penn improperly. every person has the right to say i want to be paid what i'm worth in the market. perfectly fair. there are a lot of reasons for inequality. ways to get at that. progressive taxation, changing things properly. the biggest inequality in the united states is inner city education. half the kids in inner schools do high school. many of those kids are minority. it's wrong. it's unfair. it kills opportunity. we all want an equitable society. what makes it equitable? you can do it the way cuba tried. okay. well, then it will be equitable but it won't be much. i don't see people saying i want inequity. we want to lift society up so everyone's better off. that does not mean people don't have to pay people what they're competitively worth. if you don't want a free society, then start dictating what compensation can be. >> this conference is called opportunities for tomorrow. i want to get your sense in terms of where you think, in this country at least, and maybe globally, the next rate opportunity is, if you will. from an investing perspective. >> i've been a
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